Our 50-seat black box theater is host to established plays, new original works, staged readings, film and musical performances.
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The studio hosts a variety of classes & workshops including: cold reading, scene study, character development, voice, monologue, on-camera, improvisation, and musical theater.

We provide a forum for local playwrights to present their work to live audiences for evaluation and feedback throughout the play development process.

TASN 25th Anniversary Social Club             next: December 13 - Mr. India
      Join us on the second Tuesday of every month, during 2016, to help celebrate "TASN's 25th Anniversary" by gathering with friends at a local restaurant. Enjoy great food, good drinks, fabulous company while helping to support the "Best Intimate Theater in the North Shore". A percentage of proceeds on these nights will be donated to TASN. Check our e-notices and website for reminders and locations.
      On December 13, join us at Mr. India, 140 High Street, Newburyport. Check out their menu.

            ***** Please Note the Upcoming Deadline *****
Attention Women Playwrights - Inviting Women to submit 10-20 minute original work.   Selected works to be part of Women's History Month production, theme title - Glass Ceilings, March 2017
**** Accepting submissions through November 14 ****.   See Play Development for details.

December 3, Saturday 7:00pm - Waitin' for the Train to Come In
December 4, Sunday 7:00pm - Full Moon Story Slam - Super Slam - Theme: Payback
                  NOTE- Venue: Firehouse Center For The Arts

December 9-11, Friday/Saturday 8:00pm, Sunday 5:00pm - Holiday Meshugas III

December 13, Tuesday - TASN 25th Anniversary Social Club - at
                  Mr. India, 140 High Street, Newburyport

Enjoy watching some of our past performances     TASN Past Performances on YouTube

Help Us STAY Front And Center     Thank you for making possible our 2014 BONS (Best of North Shore) award for "Best Small Live Venue". Your support through innumerable ways made this possible. Please help us to continue with our vast offerings through your involvement and your generosity. This 2015-2016 annual campaign is offering an additional means for contributing: PayPal .
      View Full Appeal Letter here
      View/download Donor Card here
Please click here on TASN or mail your check to:
    The Actors Studio of Newburyport, The Tannery Marketplace, 50 Water St., Newburyport, MA 01950